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SFGTV2
Feb 11, 2013 10:00pm PST
f. you're not a member of the society, please join us or renew your membership today. i should note that anyone who joins or renews a membership today will receive a free autographed copy of our keynote speaker's new book, the title of which is martin's dream: my journey and the legacy of martin luther king, jr. we have a terrific program planned for you today. of course, the heart of the program will be our speaker, will be the remarks of our keynote speaker dr. claiborne parson. you have a program in front of you -- with you, and we will be following the program. we do have a number of members of the city's official family here with us today. the list of which i don't have and the number of community dignitaries. i see that we do have supervisor scott wiener, supervisor president of the board of supervisors david chiu, president cisneros, barbara garcia is with us. naomi is going to be part of the program. naomi kelly is with us, kim brandon from the port commission is with us, and a number of others. i'll be getting a list, i'll be able to acknowledge others. i see police chief [
CSPAN
Feb 12, 2013 10:00am EST
for talking with us this morning, dr. torrey. he's the founder of the treatment advocacy center. we now go to a live hearing of the senate judiciary committee. [captioning performed by national captioning institute] [captions copyright national cable satellite corp. 2013] >> i want to thank the senator pat leahy for giving us the opportunity to have this hearing today. we are pleased to have such a large audience for the hearing. it demonstrates the importance of this issue. at the outset, i want to note that the rules of the senate prevent outbursts or clapping or demonstrations of any kind during these hearings. there was so much interest in today's hearings that we had to expand opportunity for the audience in an adjoining room. the overflow room is 226 of the dirksen building. i will make opening remarks and give ranking member cruz the same opportunity and then welcome our first witness. we are here to discuss a critically important issue, maybe a very basic question. we venerate in this country are committed to the life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness of those who live in amer
CSPAN
Feb 12, 2013 1:00am EST
will be very difficult. host: why? guest: [inaudible] host: when they use the word lifeline, what does that say to you? >> guest: that is the difficulty. how they get fuel and structure, to the local police. a lot of these local units are in small villages and difficult to get to. they may be in trouble and they -- and maybe because they're out this is the firstrefus indication of problems. caller: i am calling for mississippi. [indiscernible] i do not want them over there. i cannot understand why -- what they need to do there. just think what that were due to our borders for education of our children. it does not seem fair and all that we have to go over there and you soldiers for this purpose. guest: that is the decision that the policymakers will have to make. why we're there or how long we stay, are decisions above my pay grade. i do not avoided but my job is to look that now that we're there, are we spending the money well? the policy decision is for congress and the senior executive branch. host: sounds like our tax dollars will be going to afghans for decades. guest: the tweet raises a g
CBS
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
in the 40s and it's not growing to take much to get us into the low to mid-50s this afternoon with mostly sunny skies. it will be breezy. while it's cool for february, it's a lot better than being in the 20s and 30s which is something we could see this time of year and likely will see that colder air in some form, not 20s but some 30s over the weekend. clouds to the south across southern virginia and pennsylvania. a few of them drifting into northern maryland but for the most part we have clear skies and windy conditions coming down a little bit but still gusting over 30 in petersburg and martinsburg. we're gusting 28 right now. we had gusts a few hours ago over 40 out in the mountains. temps, look at that, in the 40s but now with the lighter winds, manassas and culpeper down to 39. still 47 in annapolis and frederick at 43. looking at high temperatures this afternoon, we'll be in the low to mid-50s out there. so very, very comfortable for this time of year. storm system tomorrow could bring us a few problems. more on that coming up. right now here's monika with timesaver traffic. >>> the
ABC
Feb 11, 2013 11:00pm EST
. you can see that new england did did a little bit of light rain today. for us, the winds are coming from the west. here is the next weather maker down to our south. that will become an area of low pressure, a southern schooner moving to our south. look at the temperature is right now. we are into the 50's. tomorrow, a lot of sunshine. has the area of low pressure moves our way, it will start with rain. it is looking more and more likely that will end with some wet snow. maybe even in the immediate washington area, but especially for you folks west and north. i will tell you the timing. >> we're monitoring the developing story in chicago. police have made two arrests in the murder of an honor student who was shot and killed just days after she performed at the presidential inauguration. >> police in chicago said they have filed murder charges against to gain members in the death a 15-year-old hadiya pendleton. michael ward and kenneth williams were charged with first-degree murder. police say pendleton was talking to friends in the chicago park when once prospect -- one suspect opene
CNBC
Feb 12, 2013 1:00pm EST
. siemens. answers. >>> it is time for final trade time. pete, kick us off. >> bank of america ready to break out and get towards 13. >> mtw, construction trade, i ththe going to continue to move. >> steve weiss. >> qualcomm, running a sale, time to get it if you don't own it. >> that does it for us live goldman tech conference in san francisco. "power lunch" starts now. >> hello. welcome to "power lunch." michelle caruso-cabrera. in for sue and tyler. apple ceo tim cook making big headlines. the fight with hedge fund manager david einhorn and cannibalization of the company's product. more on that fallout. >> also mead china factor, las vegas rolling out red carpet for chinese new year tourist, which casino stock stands to win big. >> "sports illustrated" swimsuit edition hits news stands today. i bet you already knew that. supermodel kate upton on the cover for the second year running. she's going to join us live here on "power lunch." we don't want to miss that. >> in the meantime, let's check the markets. we have dow 14,000 and climbing as things stand at the moment, apple is wei
FOX Business
Feb 11, 2013 10:00pm EST
want to hear that. that's it for tonight on "the willis report." thank you for joining us. have a great night in the see right back here tomorrow. ♪ lou: good evening, everybody. president obama preparing to pivot to job creation in tomorrow state of the union address in which he is expected to call for a renewed focus on jobs. of course, more government spending. we will show you how many times the president has had to pivot. also tonight among the latest on of 150-foot wide asteroid that is expectedto come closer to striking earth than any other on record. the scientists say the * most likely threat is to the hundreds of weather and telecommunications satellites in geostationary orbit some 22,000 miles above the earth. and what a small college with a big idea, a big idea that could create chaos for more than 4,000 colleges and universities in the country if they follow suit. that plan may prove expensive and embarrassing to all those schools. we'll tell you all about it. we begin with the president's fourth state of the union address and his expected calls for more tes, more spendin
PBS
Feb 12, 2013 2:30pm PST
. >> this proves how great our military is, even if millions of enemies is half as we will win. - attack us we will one. >> this was about half as a parable of the atom -- powerful of the atom bombs america dropped on japan. last december, north korea put a satellite into orbit. it was in defiance of u.n. resolutions and marked a major step in its reocket technology. they say they have made a nuclear bomb that may be small of to mount on the rocket. kim jong-un is barely 30 years old. some thought he might bring change to this port country. he seems to have decided nuclear bombs, not economic reform, is what will guarantee the survival of his regime. the korean peninsula was divided by war 60 years ago. south koreans reach beyond the dreams of northerners have grown used to protect and have shut them off. north korea has managed to militarize their nuclear weapons. the implications are far reaching and will change calculations. this proposes a more serious threat. >> it is so decided. >> in new york, led the security council met for security talks. china has condemned the test. did the budget
CNN
Feb 12, 2013 7:00am EST
donnell, and chief washington correspondent jake tapper and the archbishop of washington will be with us as well. a special edition of "starting point," live in washington, d.c., begins right now. >>> welcome, everybody. north korea producing a nuclear test. the minister says it's a defensive measure against "hostile activity of the united states." and more drastic measures could be on the horizon. the u.n. security council calling an emergency meeting in less than two hours. we begin with jill dougherty live at the state department. jill, good morning. what are we hearing from the white house about this? >> soledad, obviously president obama is condemning this, calling it highly provocative. he issued a statement and said north korea's nuclear weapons and bollistic missile programs constitute a threat to u.s. national security and to international peace and security. and he continued the u.s. remains vigilant in the face of north korean provocations and steadfast in our defense commitments to allies in the region. obviously ther obvious obviously, there is grave concern. the north koreans are s
FOX Business
Feb 12, 2013 6:00pm EST
it will happen? >> twenty-one '06, i'm not gone long. of short this one. melissa: can they give us a geographical location? >> twenty atomic bombs, it seems like it would be a big problem for almost everybody. maybe it is a development for a new defense system. can be very star trek. >> alike in bad 1970's film. the nuclear missiles to blow up the asteroid. natalie wood as a matter of fact was in it. melissa: it has already been made. >> sean connery, too. >> it always works. melissa: you guys are wonderful. go take care of the spider problem. that's all the "money" we have for you today. see you back here tomorrow. be sure to check out my interview with former secretary of security. ♪ gerri: hello, everybody. i'm gerri willis. tonight back to basics for president obama, but with his new focus on the economy be any more effective than his last? also, the nearly 3 million americans to get those free cell phones we all pay for are found to be ineligible. i will have the latest on this waste, fraud, and abuse. speaking of waste, solar power is supposed to be a clean energy alternative. a new repor
CSPAN
Feb 12, 2013 9:00am EST
structures in europe and in the u.s. but there's another reason. the reason is, that has been said this morning, of course, economy is not always and only about data, but it's also about hegemony. it's a fight about ideas and the question is what kind of ideas? give you one little example. when we are talking about the europe crisis in europe, conservatives have reached one thing. the euro crisis on their view, and that is agreed on by many politicians and also by the public, the euro crisis is a crisis and has its reasons, in the public deficit. this is only one small part that they succeeded in bringing this view through, and it's also, that has consequences of course for economic policies. and, therefore, it's very important, and, of course, american economic debate has huge influence on european debates. it's very important that we are talking together, that we are working together and that we are trying to make a more differentiated approach on what and how to make policies engage the crisis. and that is, that is important because, and let me say that, because this room is ful
NBC
Feb 12, 2013 11:00am EST
. >> we just heard what sounded like firecrackers for us. probably multiple shots obviously. >> reporter: both roommates were shot in the front yard. one die ted hospital. the other ran to a neighbor's house for help and is expected to be okay. the shooter then went to the back of the house and killed himself. at 1:30, the student police pout out a safety alert telling students. you can see the police tape. that's where the fire department went into the backyard to access the basement again where that small fire was set. now, police are still trying to notify the next of kin so they have not released identities. they are expecting, though, later this afternoon to hold a press briefing. we're expecting to get the events that led up to this bizarre incident and also the names of the students involved. megan mcgrath, nbc4. many. >>> north korea is warning the u.s. its nuclear test overnight was just a first response to u.s. threats. the north says there could be, quote, second and third measures of greater intensity. right now the united nations security council is holding an emergency meet
FOX News
Feb 12, 2013 5:00am EST
further worsen the situation. president obama is calling the national community the u.s. security council to take steps to cush north korea's nuclear ambitions. >> kelly wright reporting live for us from washington. >> it is time for your top 5@5:00. we are hours away from president obama's first state of the union address of his second term. we are told the president's address will focus on his plans for gun control legislation, immigration reform and increasing government spending to boost the economy. florida senator marco rubio will give the republican response and kentucky senator rand paul will deliver the tea party response. 4,000 people stranded at sea in the gulf of mexico has been pushed back by another day. lost power after an engine fire set to be towed to mexico but it drifted so far north it will be towed to alabama and will not arrive until thursday. they have been bringing supplies to the ship. passengers are said to be sleeping in tents on decks with limited access to bathrooms water and food. >>> now that pope benedict xvi is revining at the end of the month who will rep
SFGTV2
Feb 11, 2013 8:00pm PST
it here. because she knew how to use her computer and resources. i am with you. i need more lessons, obviously. i had the phone but not the knowledge. we're going to do something about that in my household. we're also doing something about living that far away from the center of everything, which is right here in the city. if you want to buy a house in the country would to a half acres, i have got one for you. it is is the morning as we all evolves, and as my husband and i get closer to 80, both of us have retired two times already. we're now getting ready for a third got around to remember, you could do as many as you like, too, because you're the only one that can say i am tired of doing that and i do not want to do it anymore. that is right. we have some people with real knowledge and not chitchat to come up and tell us how we can age at the same time that we are gaining insight, knowledge, and exposure to a vast universe of information and opportunity. so we are going to start with derek lamb, an aging service program specialist for the newly reorganized administration for commu
SFGTV2
Feb 11, 2013 10:30pm PST
this is a great start. yes. (applause) >> but we also have tremendous help from people who are helping us create the policies and the accountability in all the different departments. melva davis, kim brandon, willie adams at the port, chuck collins, [speaker not understood], the reverend amos brown, denise tyson, linda richardson, sonya harris, patricia thomas, veronica honeycut, these are just the names of a few of our commissioners who are heading up those very important divisions of our city. and they are joining with me and with the supervisors and with the department heads to do what mrs. obama asked us to do. whenever we occupy these public positions throughout the city or throughout the state or throughout the nation, we do the right thing, we keep the doors of opportunity open and enriched for everybody else. and we're already seeing it happen. yesterday i was at the luncheon for the boys and girls club, wonderful, wonderful entity that's reaching out to all of our young high school kids and make sure they're motivated to go to college. you should have heard them talk about their futures
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
but i am just hearing from police that if you use i-70 they had a crash at exit 42. in columbia, maryland, the ramp from 32 west to get onto 29 is still blocked. there is a box truck on the shoulder and they took their ramp a little too fast. >> we are following two very big developing stories from overnight. there is one regarding north korea's saying they have conducted its third nuclear test. >> police are calling the investigation in college park a murder/suicide. john gonzalez is live at the scene. >> the situation is developing quickly here in college park. not only are homicide detectives investigating what they are calling a murder-suicides that they have confirmed moments ago that all three men involved were and are students at the university of maryland two men are dead and the other is expected to survive. this started at 1:00 this morning and man at this home for some unknown reason, started a fire in the basement of the home. his two roommates for a home at the time and the rush downstairs to find out what was going on. >> the preliminary investigation about the sus
CBS
Feb 12, 2013 5:00am EST
afternoon break up. some high clouds still off to the south this morning. well south of us down toward fredricksburg and southern maryland. we have a few clouds also in the mountains. with the gusty winds still gusting to 40 miles an hour in peat usburg. -- peat usburg -- petersburg. we've upped our wind gust from -- from 18 to 28. one of our cold spots, that's unusual at 38. let's send it over to monika samtani. she'll get you out the door with timesaver traffic. >>> i was looking at my maps and trying to figure out where this accident is in columbia on the ramp from westbound route 32 to get on to northbound route 29. so right there in columbia. apparently it's an overturned tractor-trailer. so what you might just want to do if you're heading westbound on route 32, use 95 instead and avoid that area heading here to northbound route 29. that's where that overturned tractor-trailer sits on that ramp and you won't be able to access route 29 because of it. i will of course keep you posted on that situation. let's take a live look at the beltway. a little closer in, no problems to report
CSPAN
Feb 11, 2013 8:00pm EST
the memories of their fallen brothers, and to help us to remember why this country remains strong and free. how so few americans prevailed against so many, as to prepare for the citation, i will leave you with the words of clinton himself. because they say something about the army and something about america. they say something about our spirit, which will never be broken. "we were not going to be beaten that day. we will not back down in the face of diversity like that -- adversity like that. we're just going to win, plain and simple." god bless you, clinton romesha, and all of your team. god bless all who serve, and god bless the united states of america. with that, i would like the citation to be ready. >> the president of the united states of america, authorized by act of congress, march 3, 1963, has awarded in the name of congress the medal of honor to staff sergeant clinton romesha, u.s. army, force -- for conspicuous gallantry and intricately above and beyond the call of duty. clinton romesha this in which and self at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while serving i
CSPAN
Feb 12, 2013 5:00pm EST
to the sequestration and the year-long continuing resolution threat that looms before us. so that's the best we're going to be able to do this morning. it's the senate -- it's full glur i are. -- glory. >> there are sixteen days remaining between day and march 1st. sixteen days to define the strength for coming decades. they announced last week that he indefinitely delayed the deployment of the truman carrier strike in the middle east. they too carrier force presence our commander in the region is urgently requested over a long period of time admiral, i'm going run through quick, admiral, vice chairman of the joint chief recently made a statement. i want to make sure it gets in the record, quote, i know of no other time in history when we have come potentially down this far this fast in the defense budget. there could be for the first time in my career instances where we may be asked to respond to a crisis and we will have to say that we cannot do it. the secretary of defense and the hearing took place the other day on benghazi made it clear we don't have the assets necessary to carry out some
FOX Business
Feb 11, 2013 8:00pm EST
for daily use and a 30-tablet free trial. we replaced people with a machine.r, what? customers didn't like it. so why do banks do it? hello? hello?! if your bank doesn'let you talk to a real person 24/7, you need an ally. hello? ally bank. your money needs aally. neil: well you better be watching the president's state of the union speech tomorrow, something tells me, me just ordered you to. >> welcome i am neil cavuto, first my thanks to my colleagues and friends, charles payne and lizzy mcdonald for their hard work when i was time, time for the notion of king obama to sink in. i know it sounds silly, but what would you call it? president obama has been buying barking off a lot of orders. only last month a federal appeals court said, president exceeded his constitutional powers when he named several people to national lak labor bod while the was on break, the white house insists only thing that president is trying to break is a logjam with the republican, we have these things called branches of government for a reason, so no branch of power is seize government on its open for any reason. t
MSNBC
Feb 12, 2013 1:00pm PST
voters is to lose current voters, i'm pretty sure that math isn't going to work out too well for us. we have to take every opportunity we can to agree with one another instead of reveling in the opportunities to disagree. i love the intellectual diversity of our party. let's celebrate it without fetishizing it. that does it for us in the cycle. martin, it's all yours. >> thank you so much. good afternoon. it's tuesday, february 12th, and the president deals with a new threat from north korea just hours before delivering his state of the union address. >> north korea's latest provecation, the reclusive communist country announced that it conducted a third nuclear test. >> north korea's foreign ministry is threatening measures of greater intensity. >> it seems to be designed to coincide with president obama's state of the union address. >> they represent a serious threat to the united states. >> this is a serious challenge to the obama administration. >> security council just met to discuss north korea's highly provocative nuclear test. >> this one has set off some alarm bells, particular
PBS
Feb 11, 2013 9:00pm PST
place. back then, the u.s. was in the catbird seat, poised to lead the world down this astonishing new superhighway of information and innovation. now many other countries offer their citizens faster and cheaper access than we do. the faster high-speed access comes through fiber optic lines that transmit data in bursts of laser light, but many of us are still hooked up to broadband connections that squeeze digital information through copper wire. we're stuck with this old-fashioned technology because, as susan crawford explains, our government has allowed a few giant conglomerates to rig the rules, raise prices, and stifle competition. just like standard oil in the first gilded age a century ago. in those days, it was muckrakers like ida tarbell and lincoln steffens rattling the cages and calling for fair play. today it's independent thinkers like susan crawford. the big telecom industry wishes she would go away, but she's got a lot of people on her side. in fact, if you go to the white house citizen's petition site, you'll see how fans of "captive audience" are calling on the presiden
MSNBC
Feb 12, 2013 2:00pm EST
senator mcconnell already critical of the speech. >> i strongly suspect the white house will subject us to yet another campaign blitz. frankly, i could write the scripts myself and will be told the president's hands are tied by the sequester he proposed, signed and refuses to get rid of. >> we learned the president will make a major announcement of afghanistan announcing that 34,000 u.s. troops will return home from the region exactly one year from today. that's about half the troops there now. joining us now, maryland congressman chris van hollen, ranking member of the house budget committee. thank you for joining us. >> great to be with you, tamron. >> first, what are the expectations for the president tonight? >> well, i think as you said the president's going to lay out his plan for xik growth, for job creation but focusing on the fact it is not good enough just to have economic growth for the folks already at the very top. that we need broad based economic growth where wages and middle class americans go up, where their incomes go up so that we can all participate in growing the ec
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 4:00am PST
enough to be mounted on top of a long-range missile that is capable of reaching the u.s. it comes two weeks after they conducted a missile test in direct defiance of u.n. security council resolutions. >> the u.n. security council is holding an emergency meeting to address the issue. even china, north korea's long-time ally, has expressed firm opposition to the nuclear tests. we'll have more on this breaking story later on on "gma." >>> we turn to a change of the top of the catholic church. pope benedict made the bombshell announcement he is stepping down. >> at age 85, the pope says he cannot keep up with the job. nick schifrin joins us from rome with more. good morning, nick. >> reporter: good morning, rob. good morning, diana. pope benedict is a shy leader. but he's unpredictable, unprecedented. and it might just guarantee his legacy. at 85, he is silver-haired and cerebral and says he simply can't keep up. pope benedict xvi tells his cardinals in latin, quote, i had to recognize my incapacity to adequately fulfill the ministry entrusted to me. in the last year, benedict grew in
PBS
Feb 11, 2013 4:30pm PST
companies, and investors are seeing in the u.s. economy. we preview the economic state of the union. why regulators need to treat them like other business. then u.s. airways sees big benefits in merging with american airlines. we look at the new landscape for airlines if the deal goes through. we have that anmore tonight on nbr. president obama is preparing to deliver his first state of the union address of his new term, tomorrow. the american people will be listening carefully to his plans to grow the economy, especially as they struggle with less take home pay, and worries about their jobs. while there are signs of improvement in the economy, the unemployment rate rose in january to 7.9%. so what is the current state of the economy? erika miller talked to two experts with different views. >> reporter: it may seem strange to many investors that the stock market can be hovering at five- year highs, when the economy is so weak. but what's fueling the rally is not the current situation, it's hope. >> we've taken out some of the downside tail risks. so, we're feeling like although it's not
PBS
Feb 12, 2013 12:00pm PST
is that if you look at the next ten years, most of it will be caused by things we care about. >> all of us are invested in this democracy. we are to the going to have parts of our community succeed and parts fail. if government fails, we all fail. >> we don't trust government. but we need government. and government is us, when you come right down to it. those folks in washington weren't landed there from mars. they were elected by us. >> it's a complex problem. people want quick answersment but the fact is that there aren't quick answers. >> these aren't things that can be fixed in election cycle. and the question is do we have the political leadership that is willing to invest that way. >> rational thinking leads to one thing, conclusions. and conclusions are not going to solve the debt problem. emotions on the other hand leads to another thing, action. okay. and we need to take action about the debt in the u.s. we need to change. >> we're going to pass on to our kids a less prosperous nation where they will have a lower standard of living, a massive debt they can't afford to pay off and
MSNBC
Feb 12, 2013 4:00pm EST
gives us an accounting. >> and so as the president prepares to address the nation focusing on flash points overseas and major challenges at home from gun violence to unemployment and immigration, attention also falls upon whether the republican party will spend the next four years doing exactly what it has done for the last four, opposing and obstructing everything that this president has sought to achieve. for more now let's go right to nbc's kristin welker who is live for us at the white house. good afternoon. what's the white house reaction been to word that republican senators may try to hold up the nomination of chuck hagel? >> reporter: well, martin, the white house says it's a numbers game, and they believe that they have the votes to get the nomination through. talking to my sources here, they believe that they have at least 55 votes when it comes to democrats and independents and then at least another two republican votes and then you have senators like john mccain saying that they are not going to back afilibustl a filibuste. so they are still confident that chuck hagel's
CBS
Feb 12, 2013 6:00pm EST
of us. there it is. it's all the form of rain right now. and it's headed generally in our direction. the issue becomes what is the temperature going to be like tomorrow night. it looks like it's going to be cold enough for us to get some wet snow in the region. with a look at that and what that means for the east, we have bernadette woods in the outback. bernadette? >> that's right. going into this storm, the ground is warm. we're going up to 40 degrees tomorrow. and this is going to come in the form of rain. but as we head through the afternoon and evening hours, it's going to change over to snow. now, when the sun sets, it's our chance at a sloppy accumulation around here. and this is what we're thinking, as far as accumulation goes. for most of the metro area, this is about a coating to maybe an inch. it's those extreme northern tier counties, we could see 1 to maybe upwards of 3 inches of snow. again, this is going to be a quick mover, coming through tomorrow night. getting out of here thursday morning. but it could cause a small accumul
WETA
Feb 12, 2013 6:30pm EST
, wall street could use some new headlines to chew on. good economic data would be nice. friendly washington politics would also be helpful. tonight's state of the union speech might give investors a clue as to whether that's likely to happen. veteran trader teddy weissberg is hoping president obama will stress the need for bipartisanship but isn't sure that's what he'll hear. >> in terms of tonight, i don't think anybody that i talk to in the wall street arena expects to hear anything terribly dramatic one way or another. >> reporter: since lawmakers and the white house kicked the proverbial can down the road around new years, the stock market has rallied rather nicely. the s&p 500 is up nearly 7% and the dow is about 150 points away from its all-time high. of course, stocks have been getting help from corporate america, too. it turns out fourth quarter profits were better than expected, led by the housing sector and financial firms. >> about 345 companies have reported so far, of which 70% have beaten earnings expectations and 66% have beaten revenue expectations. both of these
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 4:25am EST
developing down there moving in our direction during the day tomorrow. what will that bring us? i will have the details on that in just a couple of minutes. right now, we are in the 40s, mid-40s out there. so it is not an uncomfortable start at all. >>> police in prince george's county are on the scene of what they are calling a death investigation. they say a shooting occurred around 1:00 this morning on 36th street and college park near the university of maryland campus. we do have a crew on the way and will bring you more information shortly. >>> north korea has carried out a nuclear test overnight. the communist regime is confirming it conducted the test after earthquake sensors picked up evidence of an underground explosion. the u.s. and south korea are holding emergency meetings and later this morning, the united nations security council is scheduling to meet about that test. >>> president obama will deliver his state of the union address tonight. the economy is expected to be the central focus, the president laying out a plan to boost the middle class and create more jobs. first lady
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 7:00am EST
us all about that. it is tuesday february 12th. good morning i'm tony perkins. >> and i'm allison seymour. it's more than that , it's fat tuesday. >> that's right, yes. >> tucker barnes joining us now. looks like a great day today. >> should be a nice day. high temperatures later this afternoon in the low 50s and plenty of sunshine along with drier air. let's get to the numbers. we're in the 40s at reagan national. not terrible. dulles 44. b wi marhsall 43. do bring a jacket. it is breezy and it does feel cool. make sure the kids are ready for a winter morning. the winds have been blowing to 20 or 30 or gusting at 20 to 30. winds at about 8 in washington. hagerstown still 23. a breezy day along with the sunshine. very quiet weather pattern setting up for your tuesday. clouds overnight, clouds off to our north. mostly sunny day and a lot more sunshine than yesterday. clouds moving through from time to time. pattern starts to change. cloud up tonight and by tomorrow afternoon and tomorrow night, we could do some rain and/or snow across the area. we'll have more details on that comi
CBS
Feb 12, 2013 6:30pm EST
evans has the breaking news. a major withdrawal of u.s. forces from afghanistan. we'll preview the president's announcement which will come in tonight's state of the union. major garrett is at the white house. charlie d'agata in afghanistan. her parents will be with the first lady tonight. her alleged killers are in jail. dean reynolds on the shooting death of hadiya pendleton. and the taliban robbed afghanistan of its musical soul. but he is bringing it back. >> we can speak in a common language of humanity which is the language of music. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening, the most-wanted man in california, fired los angeles cop christopher dorner, appears to be surrounded tonight. he's holed up in a house in san bernardino county east of l.a. dorner was discovered by fish and game officers a little after noon local time today. there have been gun battles and two officers have been wounded. their condition is unknown. this is the sound of one of those gun battles recorded by our correspondent carter evans. (gu
MSNBC
Feb 11, 2013 7:00pm EST
bring us to a place of hope and a place of action. we'll do our job. we'll keep trying to keep the fox out of the hen house. pun intended. thanks for watching. i'm al sharpton. "hardball" starts right now. >>> new pope. let's play "hardball." ♪ >>> good evening. i'm chris matthews in washington. let me start tonight with this stunning news today that the head of the 1.2 billion person roman catholic church is retiring at the end of the month. this is the first time in many centuries that a pope has done anything like this. well, the question is whether a new pope to be elected in the next two or three weeks can refine church doctrine on matters like birth control, the role of women. can he correct and meet certainly head on the scandals that have besieged and enraged the catholic church in the u.s. and in ireland and other countries? tonight i will tell you what i think. i know who the front runner is right now and what we can expect of him. and let's face it, the election of a pope is a political as well as a spiritual undertaking. ambition and humility both play their roles
NBC
Feb 12, 2013 6:00pm EST
of us will see accumulating snowfall. that coming up in the full forecast. >>> three hours from now, president obama will go to the capitol to share with congress his vision for the next year. his state of the union address certain to cover gun law reform, immigration, and the status of troops in afghanistan among a number of other items. analysts say republicans will be watching the president as much for what he says as how he says it. steve handelsman on capitol hill now with more on this. >> that's for sure. based on the speech excerpts just released by the white house, i will read a couple of it is clear that the president and his people want the american people to remember that he mostly talked about jobs here tonight. here's a quote. every day we should ask ourselves three questions as amation. the president will say tonight. how do we attract more jobs? how do we equip our people with the skills needed to do those jobs? the obama answer is federal programs targeted at that that he would pay for by additional taxes by closing loopholes on the wealthy. saying to make sure this
KCSMMHZ
Feb 12, 2013 2:30pm PST
had told the u.s. government about the test beforehand. and even china, north korea's sole ally, has urged pyongyang to stop before it makes matters worse. >> tensions are high in south korea. protesters denounced north korea's nuclear tests. north korean state media claim the country had exploded a more powerful bomb than it had been able to build a earlier. diplomats at the united nations security council emergency meeting also expressed alarm. >> countries around the world, including every member of this security council, agreed that this test was an extremely regrettable act that further undermines international peace and security. >> many countries will likely impose new sanctions against north korea, but observers say that china has the most leverage. >> for china, it will depend on showing that north korea has gone too far this time and it will not go without consequences for the north korean-chinese relationship. i expect that china will also decide on painful sanctions for north korea. >> china is north korea's protector, but p'yongyang carried out the nuclear test not far f
MSNBC
Feb 12, 2013 12:00pm PST
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MSNBC
Feb 12, 2013 3:00pm EST
was in response to quote/unquote outrageous u.s. hostilities. do you think that's the case or merely kim jung un's way of announcing himself on the president's state of the union of the day? >> this is an in your face type of explosion because they're doing it at a very interesting time. there is a new prime minister in japan. there's a new south korea president, a new president of china and frankly the day before the state of the union of the president of the united states taking over the second term. look. they are not there yet and have a distance to go before they'll be able to actually miniaturize a nuclear warhead and mate it to a missile with a missile to reach out to the united states but this is a dangerous situation. and the real key to this is china. they have to -- they're necessary in order to ratchet in an influencing north korea from not building another bomb, not doing proliferation and hopefully stopping them from having nuclear capability and has to be our goal but i think the united states has to be begin to approach this not just as north korea but how does removing forces in
CBS
Feb 11, 2013 7:00pm EST
officers and 26 of them will be used for the new virile line. it will also be more uniformed officers riding along on buses. >> beware the red light traffic camera, especially if you are traveling around rockville. the city installed brand-new cameras last year. and they have seen a huge increase in violators tickets. just under 17,800 drivers were ticketed last year. now some drivers got tickets, even though they were stopped. but they crossed that white line there and some are saying that's not fair. >> now, here's the great irony. if they had gone through on yellow or if the light had turned red while they were in the intersection, they would not have good gotten a ticket. >> the number of tickets handed out last year, more than doubled the number of those issued the year before. >> okay, the early commute was wet, but that dried up. we are waiting for our sunshine. topper is out on the weather terrace, what about it, top? >> i think we'll get it tomorrow. the only concern is south of town, some clouds lingering. i have light jacket. temperatures are mild. we'll show you temp
CNBC
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
korea says a miniaturize ed nuclear missile was tested. the u.s. ambassador to south korea responding to all of this. >> it's a very provocative act that undermines regional peace and stability and i think it would be critical for us to coordinate very closely with you and our colleagues in south korea going forward. >> we're going to talk more about washington's reaction and what this all means for geouncertainty and our guest hosts for this hour, jared bernstein who works as the chief economist for joe biden. tony is joining us and capital alpha markets managing director chuck gabriel. they're also going to talk state of the union. john harwood sat down with dave axlerod yesterday. he will join us. later we're going to be joined by valley jarrett, denny hoyer and jeb hensarling. and our corporate newsmaker of the morning, mutar kent, the coca-cola chairman and ceo set to talk earnings and outlook, that's all coming at 8:00 a.m. eastern. but first, michelle has this morning's headlines. michelle. >> yeah. the national transportation safety board investigating whether tiny fibers insi
NBC
Feb 12, 2013 5:00pm EST
to 60 degrees but by this time tomorrow, some of us could be dealing with some snow. doug, what's the latest you are hearing? >> that's the interesting part of this. when you look at what we have seen this winter, sheer lack of snow, warmer temperatures, you have to look at the storm and think we are not going see a lot with this one. 53 degrees now. winds out of the south 9 miles an hour. plenty of shine. it is a beautiful, beautiful afternoon. it is going to continue to be right on through the evening hours. 61 in culpeper. 57 in fredericksburg. 54 in gaithersburg. annapolis coming in at 52 degrees. looking at the radar, not seeing anything now on the radar picture. as we widen out to the south, a ton of moisture down here. our storm system is this one right here in through central portions of oklahoma. that will ride our way and bring moisture into our viewing area during the day tomorrow. i think for the most part this will start off as rain but some of you do have a chance of accumulating snowfall. we will talk about who has the best chance of snow and what is coming next,
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
look at the u.s. capitol dome. quiet out there right now. but we'll have a little activity, a little bit of wind out there and temperatures starting out here in the 40s this morning. good morning. i'm sarah simmons. >> i'm wisdom martin. welcome to fox 5 morning news. >> time now to bring in tucker barnes and talk about our current weather situation which is pretty peaceful. >> our current conditions are just fine. i mean we've got a little bit of a breeze out of west here. cold front came through last night. should be a decent day. 50, 52 maybe for an afternoon high with sunshine. >> i like that. you said sunshine. that is the key. >> it should feel pretty good with the february sun. i don't know if you've noticed it is get i go alittle higher in the sky. i just mentioned that we are adding two minutes and 17 seconds of daylight per day on my new little facebook page. >> you are putting fascinating stuff on there. >> yes, i am. >>> 48 at reagan national. 43 at dulles. 45 at bwi marshall. i'll give my facebook page out for everybody so that -- >> i can't wait. >> i need more lines t
FOX Business
Feb 11, 2013 11:00pm EST
it is an executive order to slow climate change or push to use drones on american soil. whether americans like it or not, this is not a case of a president misreading an elect, this is a more dangerous case of a presiden misreading something? reality, all rise on the judge, time to stand down. >> how can i follow your else else when the 'is doing is chilling. he can kill the americans after years of litigation. neil: part and parcel of a large executive act story that goes unreported. >> yes, here is what an executive order is, a piece of paper directing someone who works for him in the executive branch, there are 3 million civilians, and 2.5 million military, he can tell those people how to do their jobs, period, he can't tell the epa how to do its job, he can't tell congress how to do their job, cannot tell the court how do their job, he cannot give an executive order for corporations, andndividuals. here is the bad news, congress, not this congress, but prior congresses have given presidents a lot of discretion to how to ep peperrin ter pretty and exercise and enforce the powers they have.
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